Notre Dame

The 16 stunning churches in France you just have to visit

<b>Eglise Saint Jean, Najac, southern France</b><p>This exceptional Gothic church in the medieval village of Najac in southern France dates back to the 13th …

France

Paris installs completely exposed urinals near popular tourist spots

Tourists visiting Paris’ Notre-Dame Cathedral and River Seine might see more than they came for as public, exposed urinals are now available for use across the city.<p>The bright red “uritrottoirs” are meant as an eco-friendly solution to public peeing. The receptacles look like a planter at first …

France

Where to Eat, Drink, and Caffeinate in Little Burgundy

Featuring Joe Beef, obviously<p>As a largely residential neighbourhood, Little Burgundy’s restaurant scene is fairly constricted to a three-block section of Notre Dame. However, said three blocks should not be underestimated, containing some of Montreal’s heaviest hitting restaurants. There are the …

France

Notre Dame defence stronger, deeper in Lea’s second season

SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly thinks his players’ familiarity with new co-ordinator Clark Lea’s defence will breed contempt for the …

College Football

Notre Dame Fighting Irish fans need to see this exclusive sale

Notre Dame Fighting Irish fans need to check out this exclusive one-day sale on apparel from Tailgate. Use the code FanSided at checkout to save 20% …

College Sports

How the Allentown Diocese dealt with an admitted abuser

Among the cases highlighted in the grand jury report was the alleged sexual abuse committed by the Rev. Michael S. Lawrence, a priest in the Diocese …

Crime

People won’t stop peeing on historic Parisian streets. The city’s solution: Open sidewalk urinals.

In the city of lights, love and romance, it is now possible to take in a sweeping, flower-filled scene of the River Seine and the historic Notre Dame cathedral — all while emptying one’s bladder in a totally legal, even environmentally friendly way.<p>Parisian leaders are trying to tackle a problem …

World News

Paris Now Has Public ‘Open-Air’ Urinals, and Many Locals Aren’t Happy

On your next trip to Paris, in addition to seeing familiar sites like the Eiffel Tower and the Arc de Triomphe, you might see a few giant, red flower …

Travel

While you were sleeping: Loto-Québec strikes and a urinal with a view

Loto-Québec: 4 day strike for 450 employees as of ThursdaySome 450 unionized Loto-Québec employees will call a four-day strike at midnight on …

Mexico City

Jim Harbaugh Yet to Choose Michigan Starting QB As Battle 'Rages On'

Michigan head coach Jim Harbaugh has not made a decision on a starting quarterback with the Wolverines' season set to kickoff against Notre Dame in …

College Football

My AP preseason top-25 ballot: Alabama is No. 1, followed by Clemson; Pac-12 well represented with five teams

Our AP ballots were due Monday, with a fairly significant caveat:<p>Voters will have the option to make revisions in the event of news on Urban Meyer’s …

College Sports

Fall Olympic Sports Broadcasting Schedule Announced - University of Virginia

<b>CHARLOTTESVILLE -</b> The Virginia athletics department announced today (Aug. 15) its live broadcasting and streaming schedules for fall Olympic sports …

Wake Forest University

5 impact transfers in college football for 2018 season

The rise in graduate transfers in recent years, combined with the NCAA seemingly relaxing the rigidity of its undergrad transfer policy, has given college football its own version of free agency every offseason.<p>Here are five prominent players in new places this season who should quickly make their …

College Football

As investigation results near, Urban Meyer’s credibility tank on empty

Picture this: It’s 1996 and Lou Holtz is hosting a golf media day. I arrive at the course in a walking cast, having broken my fibula playing softball.<p>…

College Football

Brian Kelly, QB Wimbush Optimistic About Notre Dame; Bettors Fading the Irish - Stadium

On the heels of a 4-8 record in 2016, Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly revealed to Bleacher Report that in-season fundraising for a new …

College Football

Michigan's Jim Harbaugh learning talk is cheap, proof all that matters

“Blah, blah, blah.”<p>In one of the best examples of “this is what they told me to say before I came out here” theater, Michigan running back Chris …

College Football

Source: Seahawks’ top pick Rashaad Penny has broken finger

Penny was hurt during practice Monday.

NFL

ACC Offseason Report: Power Rankings and Burning Questions for 2018–19

Now that August has set in and we’re just three months away from the start of college basketball’s regular season, it’s time to check in on each of …

College Sports

To Pissoir, or Not To Pissoir: Open-Air Urinals in Paris

Paris is a city of great liberty. Open air dining, wine in the park, free love and peeing in public all have their romantic Parisian setting. The …

France

Spotlight / Abuse in the Catholic Church / Scandal and coverup

<b>2014 update: the Globe is launching</b><p>Please visit there for continuing Globe coverage of all Catholic issues.<p>Scandal and coverup<p>Latest coverage<p>In …

University of Notre Dame

Bruce Feldman predicts Michigan to finish 10-2: Would that be a successful year?

Bruce Feldman predictions of the Big Ten and the winner is not from the East division. Would Michigan have a successful year if they finish at …

College Football

Epistemic Situationism

2018.08.20 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Abrol Fairweather and Mark Alfano (eds.), Epistemic Situationism, Oxford University …

Philosophy

Mark my words: Xavier Tillman is about to take over the Big Ten

Getting lost in the shuffle at a program as prestigious as Michigan State seems like a difficult thing to do.<p>Yet wedged behind a sea of established …

College Sports

Preseason Week 1 takeaways – first-round rookie performance

The first week of the NFL preseason has come and gone. Our analysts watched and graded every player on every play of every game this past weekend and …

Football (U.S.)

Notre Dame’s Opponents: Vanderbilt

Derek Mason was not knocking Notre Dame, no matter what the Stadium looked like the last time an SEC team visited. (Read: Georgia.) Rather, the …

College Sports

6A Top 10

The 2018 Arizona High School football season is finally here! Welcome to ArizonaVarsity.com's weekly Top-10 rankings for the 2A-6A Divisions. Here, …

Top 10

Will 2018 Be The Year Notre Dame Strings Together Two Good Seasons?

<i>Welcome to the Deadspin 25, a college football poll that strives to be more democratic and less useless than every other preseason poll. Leading up</i> …

College Football

This Guy Is Going To Play Notre Dame Football: #13 Lawrence Keys III

The young receiver is next to be highlighted.The Notre Dame Fighting Irish have a roster full of players, and we want to talk about all of them. One …

College Football

Clayton Thorson (knee) ramping up practice

Northwestern redshirt senior QB Clayton Thorson (knee) was an active participant in Tuesday's practice.<p>Thorson (6'4/220) is still being moved along …

College Sports

Are public urinals putting the 'P' in Paris?

Oui oui, indeed.<br>Read More

France